Koebel History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Koebel family
The surname Koebel was first found in Polesie, the largest province of Poland. It is inhabited by Ruthenians, called Polesians, of Ukrainian descent. The main towns are those of Brest Litovsk, Pinsk, Kobryn, Kamenets, Litovsk, and Luninets. It was in this province that the renowned Radziwills and Sapiehas held their vast estates. Wolczyn was the seat of the Czartoryski family. The surname became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Koebel family
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Koebel Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Koebernicke, Kobernicke, Kobiernecke, Kobierecki, Kobierski, Kobierzycki, Kobierzycki, Kobrlzynski, Kobiernicki, Koblinski, Koblinsky and many more.
Early Notables of the Koebel family (pre 1700)
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Koebel migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Koebel Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Anna Maria Koebel, who settled in America sometime between 1709 and 1710
Koebel Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Adam Koebel, who arrived in New York in 1832
- William Koebel, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1848 
- Christof Koebel, who settled in Texas in 1854
- Christiane Koebel, who settled in Texas in 1854
- Barbara Koebel, who settled in New York, NY in 1865
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Contemporary Notables of the name Koebel (post 1700) +
- Philip Koebel, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 29th District, 2004 
Related Stories +
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html